The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Programme Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programme Manager
South East / Berkshire
Rank 85 92 116
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 22 28 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.10% 1.13% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.22% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 12
Median daily rate £469 £600 £638
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £396 £479
10% offered a daily rate of more than £775 £750 £1,070
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 - £55.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1867 2286 2647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.72% 92.44% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 893 1233 1318
Median daily rate £413 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £511 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 88 82
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Programme Manager in the job title.

Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Programme Manager across the Berkshire region.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Manager across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Programme Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Programme Manager across the Berkshire region.

Programme Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Programme Manager
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +17 6 £400 -17.96%
Bracknell +2 2 £463 -19.56%
Thatcham - 2 - -
Wokingham - 1 - -
Programme Manager
South East

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Programme Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 16 (38.10%) Programme Management
2 15 (35.71%) Finance
3 10 (23.81%) Project Management
4 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (19.05%) PMI Certification
5 8 (19.05%) PRINCE2
5 8 (19.05%) PMO
6 7 (16.67%) PMP
6 7 (16.67%) Service Management
7 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 6 (14.29%) Migration
8 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
9 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
9 4 (9.52%) Asset Management
9 4 (9.52%) Degree
9 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (9.52%) Maximo
9 4 (9.52%) EAM
10 3 (7.14%) TestDirector
10 3 (7.14%) Internet
10 3 (7.14%) Middleware
10 3 (7.14%) Java
10 3 (7.14%) SOA
10 3 (7.14%) Cisco
10 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
10 3 (7.14%) Change Management
10 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (7.14%) Data Migration

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) MS Project
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Maximo
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.38%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.38%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (4.76%) LAN
2 2 (4.76%) Unified Communications
2 2 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (2.38%) DWDM
3 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.38%) MPLS
3 1 (2.38%) PPP
3 1 (2.38%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) TestDirector
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.14%) Retail
4 2 (4.76%) Back Office
4 2 (4.76%) Billing
4 2 (4.76%) Legal
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.76%) PMI
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Programme Management
2 10 (23.81%) Project Management
3 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (19.05%) PRINCE2
5 7 (16.67%) Service Management
6 6 (14.29%) Migration
6 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (9.52%) Asset Management
8 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
8 4 (9.52%) EAM
9 3 (7.14%) Change Management
9 3 (7.14%) Data Migration
9 3 (7.14%) DevOps
9 3 (7.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 3 (7.14%) Performance Management
9 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
9 3 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
9 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) Java
2 2 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) PMI Certification
2 7 (16.67%) PMP
3 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
4 4 (9.52%) Degree
4 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (7.14%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.76%) PgMP
6 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.38%) CCA
7 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) PMO
2 1 (2.38%) IFRS
2 1 (2.38%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Cisco
1 3 (7.14%) Jaspersoft
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (2.38%) Ariba
3 1 (2.38%) Concur